Navicular bone

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(Anat.) One of the middle bones of the tarsus, corresponding to the centrale
A proximal bone on the radial side of the carpus; the scaphoid.

See also: Navicular, Navicular

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This landmark was imaged in the frontal plane and lateral to the navicular tuberosity by 1/3 of the navicular width.
Second, tissue compression is measured from a point that is lateral to the navicular tuberosity.
Second method is based on level of displacement of navicular tuberosity [14-16], that was measured by mechanical Metrecom device (Guangula, made in China) by 0.
In the first stage, in sitting on chair position, feet non weight bearing, the height of navicular tuberosity was measured.
Navicular drop was assessed using a modification of the Brody method, and measured the vertical change in the position of the navicular tuberosity from a sitting to standing position (Brody, 1982).
The insertions of the deltoid ligaments (medial tubercle of the talus, navicular tuberosity, and the sustentaculum tali) can also be considered part of the MMOLC.
The type III accessory navicular, or cornuate navicular, is a prominent navicular tuberosity, which is essentially a type II ossicle connected to the medial aspect of the parent navicular by an osseous bridge.